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Mein wechselvolles Leben
By Dönitz, Karl
Descripton: This memoir by Karl Dönitz covers in detail his experiences through 1934. Only a brief overview is given of his career from that date onward, as the same material is covered fully in a separate book, Zehn Jahre, Zwanzig Tage. First published in 1968, a new edition was released in 1998 under the title Mein soldatisches Leben [My soldier's life].
- This book has been translated into other languages.
From the uboat.net review: In this autobiography, Karl Dönitz focuses mainly on his childhood through the pre-war years, but includes a brief summary of the war years and his time in prison.
This account of his early life is very interestin ...